Current Board and Commission Openings

City of Great Falls Montana

Serving on a City board or commission is a great way to become involved in local government. The following City boards and commissions have current openings.

Audit Committee

The City Commission is accepting applications for one citizen to serve on the Audit Committee. 

The Audit Committee was established by the City Commission in October of 1992 and consists of five members to include the Mayor, a Commissioner, the City Manager, the Fiscal Services Director and a private citizen. During the May 17, 2016 City Commission meeting the City Commission approved to increase the number of members on the committee to include an additional private citizen. 

The Audit Committee provides assurance that financial disclosures made by management reasonably portray the City’s financial condition, results of operations and plans and long-term commitments.   Experience or interest in financial information is helpful.  For more information, contact Cheryl Lucas at 455-8481.

Applications are available at the City Manager's Office, Civic Center, Room 201; by calling 455-8450; or Click here to download the application. The application deadline is Friday, July 29, 2016, by 5:00 p.m.

Business Improvement Board of Trustees

The City Commission is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on the Business Improvement District Board of Trustees to fill a four-year term through June 30, 2020. 

The Board consists of seven members appointed by the City Commission, serving four-year terms.  The Board oversees the functions, operations, management and administration as necessary to carry out the purposes and objectives of the Business Improvement District. 

Interested applicants must be owners of property within the boundaries of the Business Improvement District or their personal representative, agent or guardian. Meetings are scheduled on the second Thursday of each month at 9:00 AM.  For more information, contact the Business Improvement District at 727-5430.

Applications are available at the City Manager's Office, Civic Center, Room 201, by calling 455-8450; or click here to download the applicationThe application deadline is Friday, July 29, 2016, by 5:00 p.m.

Parking Advisory Commission

The City Commission is seeking applications for the Parking Advisory Commission.  Terms are for three years.

The Commission consists of five members, appointed by the City Commission, and an ex-officio member appointed by the Business Improvement District.  Experience or interest in the Great Falls Central Business District is helpful but not necessary.  The Commission advises the City Commission, City Manager, and Planning & Community Development staff on matters related to parking issues within the Downtown Parking District.  Applicants must reside within the City of Great Falls.  Members serve without compensation.   For more information, contact Craig Raymond at 455-8530.

Applications are available at the City Manager's Office, Civic Center, Room 201, by calling 455-8450; or click here to download the application.  Applications will be accepted until filled.

Advisory Commission on International Relationships

The City Commission is seeking applications for the Advisory Commission on International Relationships.

The Commission consists of nine to eleven members. The Commission provides support, coordination and exchange of information for international programs in the community. Meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM.

Applications are available at the City Manager's Office, Civic Center, Room 201, by calling 455-8450; or click here to download the application. Applications will be accepted until filled.